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Hwangnam Bread

347-1 Hwango-dong, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea
+82 54-749-7000
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (25 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Korean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
347-1 Hwango-dong, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Ok these were bean stuffed cakes. Not sure why these are considered a must eat regional delicacy. Sorry to say sometimes what the hometown people love just isn’t that special.

Thank Stephen P
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Very Full of sweet Red bean paste( korean red bean!!) inside thin pie crust. It is my favorite bread. It goes well with a cup of milk! This is very famous bread in Gyeongju.

Thank mimiring
Reviewed 7 December 2017

CYC ( 17.12.02 ) My family visited this bakery for buying Gyeongju bread, beean jam buns. This bread was representative of Gyeongju's food. We bought this bread, and enjoyed. When we ate this bread, we felt delicious but not excellent. But we ate this bread...More

Thank CanisHan
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

I smelt the fragrance while it's being bake and I was totally charmed. Most of the shops have an open kitchen to show that those breads are freshly made. But you won't get the hot fresh from the oven bread of course. It's more to...More

Thank Dameria T
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I have been to Gyeonju before for business purposes and I had a box of these given to me as part of the conference I was attending. I remember them being good, but nothing that I was going to go out of my way for....More

Thank GloJul
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Branded biscuits Gyeongju is named after the neighborhood in which they were first made in the distant 1939. Today, the third generation of the family Choi makes them. Not to say that the taste of the red beans is what I dreamed all life. However,...More

Thank VadimM67
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

There is always a long queue outside so you might have to wait a little bit. The bread itself is delicious, and the red bean filling has a unique sweet flavour.

Thank Jacob S
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We tried 3 red bean bread from different shops and this one was the best for us!! The pastrie is good, not too sweet, not too heavy and perfect to eat with a coffee or a tea. We ate them for breakfast or as an...More

Thank Floriane D
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We pass-by a big shop with many staff making the red bean bread. At first, we have hesitation to buy because the minimum quantity per box is 20 pieces. As we were very hungry after a full day visit, so we bought a box and...More

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Loved the bread. You have to buy it fresh at the big shop on the main road which has a large kitchen at the back and the sale counter at the front. We had it still hot and it was great.

Thank david77melb
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 347-1 Hwango-dong, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea
  • Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Gyeongsangbuk-do  >  Gyeongju
  • Phone Number: +82 54-749-7000
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